It's all too easy to imagine the scene: a thousand university-bound teenagers unwrap their going-away gifts, only to find they didn't get the present they'd asked for. Their shocked parents look on in confusion: "But, darling, I'm sure you said you wanted a something Book Pro?" With the advent of the ViewSonic ViewBook Pro, this horrific scenario could soon be playing out across our leafy land.
It's true that the ViewBook Pro borrows more than a little from Apple's aesthetic, but, at about £700, it's around half the price of a mid-range MacBook Pro, and it has a few of its own tricks hidden up its shiny sleeves, so it definitely merits investigation. Hit 'Continue' to join us as we put the ViewBook Pro under the CNET UK microscope, and run through some of the laptop's coolest features.